It is the first authoritative reference work to provide a truly comprehensive description and analysis of the topic, from the defining conceptual principles of CRT in the Law that gave shape to its radical underpinnings to the political and social implications of the field today. Last revised: 22 May 2015. 10-22, Available at SSRN: If you need immediate assistance, call 877-SSRNHelp (877 777 6435) in the United States, or +1 212 448 2500 outside of the United States, 8:30AM to 6:00PM U.S. Eastern, Monday - Friday. The SAGE Handbook of Race and Ethnic Studies. Its opponents call it part of "the lunatic fringe," a justification for "black separateness," "the most embarrassing trend in American publishing." In challenging orthodoxy, questioning the premises of liberalism, and debating sacred wisdoms, Critical Race Theory scholars writing over the past few years have indelibly changed the way America looks at race. His books include The Latino/a Condition: A Critical Reader (co-edited with Jean Stefancic; New York University Press) and The Rodrigo Chronicles (New York University Press). Share: ... Delgado, Richard and Stefancic, Jean, Critical Race Theory: An Introduction (July 15, 2010). Critical race theory : an introduction / Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic. Richard Delgado & Jean Stefancic, Critical race theory: an introduction (2012), 49. Delgado, Richard and Stefancic, Jean, Critical Race Theory: An Introduction (July 15, 2010). Critical race theorists assert that both the procedures and the substance of American law are structured to maintain white privilege. This edition contains treatment of all the topics covered in the first edition, along with provocative and probing questions for discussion and detailed suggestions for additional reading, all of which set this fine volume apart from the field. It not only covers a range of emerging new topics and events, it also addresses the rise of a fierce wave of criticism from right-wing websites, think tanks, and foundations, some of which insist that America is now colorblind and has little use for racial analysis and study."--. CRF is a term originally coined by Professor Richard Delgado (1995a), then of the University of Colorado Law School, in the first edition of his anthology Critical Race Theory: The Cutting Edge. Critical Race Theory is essential for understanding developments in this burgeoning field, which has spread to other disciplines and countries. Race discrimination—Law and legislation—United States. The text consists of four Parts. To learn more, visit our Cookies page. Suggested Citation, P.O. This best-selling primer explains the movement's organizational history, major themes, central figures, and likely future. Edited and with an extensive introduction by leading critical race theorists Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic, The Derrick Bell Reader reflects the tremendous breadth of issues that Bell has grappled with over his phenomenal career, including affirmative action, black nationalism, legal education and ethics. p. cm. By marrying the explanation of film theory with interpretation of a film, the volumes provide discrete examples of how film theory can serve as the basis for textual analysis. Critical Race Theory: The Key Writings that Formed the Movement. Critical Race Theory: An Introduction, 2nd ed. Critical Race Theory: The Key Writings That Formed The Movement. Where should it go in the future? Critical Race Theory—an introduction by Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic. Part IV analyzes several contemporary issues to which CRT speaks--including racial disparities in health, affirmative action, the criminal justice system, the welfare state, and education. Kennedy, Duncan, “A Cultural Pluralist Case for Affirmative Action in Legal Academia. Richard Delgado (born October 6, 1939) teaches civil rights and critical race theory at University of Alabama School of Law.He has written and co-authored numerous articles and books, many with his wife Jean Stefancic. 11 Derrick Bell, Who's Afraid of Critical Race Theory, 1995 U. ILL. L. REv. Teacher's Manual, Race and Races: Cases and Resources for a Diverse America (West Group, 2000) (with Perea, Harris & Wildman). This page was processed by aws-apollo1 in 0.190 seconds, Using the URL or DOI link below will ensure access to this page indefinitely. Part I provides a history of CRT. No Comments Summary: An introduction to the concepts, critique and future of Critical Race Theory. "Prolific contributors to the field, Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic here combine their understandings in a marvelously readable overview of this pathbreaking and controversial area of legal thought.